Tag Archives: Senate study committee

Senate panel will try to sift through the tax breaks

A Senate study committee takes up the thorny issue of how the state should evaluate the effectiveness of the many tax breaks that it grants . . .

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Lawmakers are actually considering Medicaid expansion

A Senate study committee listens attentively to healthcare advocates argue in favor of Medicaid expansion — a rare event at the Georgia capitol . . .

Tags: ACA , Charlie Bethel , healthcare advocates , Medicaid expansion , Senate study committee

More info, no more ‘City Lites,’ study panel says

Senate study committee recommends some changes in how new cities are incorporated in Georgia . . .

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Lawmaker considers restrictions on use of private data firms

A Senate study committee wrestles with the question of how best to share information about a person’s criminal record . . .

Tags: criminal records , expungement , GCIC , Hardie Davis Butch Miller , Josh McKoon , private data firms , Senate study committee